School board hesitant in re-asking voters to approve athletic facilities levy

The Sunnyside School Board showed reluctance at its Tuesday night meeting to putting another levy request before voters to build athletic facilities for Sunnyside students, but asked the superintendent to bring back ideas for the board’s next meeting.

New school plans meet approval of local board

The new Washington Elementary School design is proceeding on time and on budget, according to Gary Wetch of Loofburrow Wetch Architects.

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Who’s on your left and on your right?

Choosing friends who won’t hold you back one of the keys to success

GRANDVIEW – It can be hard to keep the attention of 800 middle school students, but Pastor Micahn Carter managed the feat during an assembly at Grandview Middle School this past Tuesday.


Week of Nov. 24-28

Sunnyside school directors afforded ‘Board of Distinction’ honors

For the fifth consecutive year, the Sunnyside School Board was selected for a Board of Distinction Award by the Washington State School Directors Association (WSSDA).

Contract negotiations with Mabton teachers as of yet still unresolved

Teachers in Mabton have been working without a contract since Aug. 31.

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An extra set of eyes looking out for safety of Mabton students

MABTON – Students and parents in Mabton have had an opportunity to get to know the new face on the campuses of Artz-Fox Elementary and Mabton Jr./Sr. High schools since the beginning of the school year.

Harrison first quarter honor roll students named

A total of 74 students at Sunnyside’s Harrison Middle School earned perfect 4.00 grade point averages for the first quarter of the 2014-15 academic year.